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Old 23rd November 2009, 20:30   #121
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Yep but won't that beat the purpose of - brand image - to release an icon car in a - not too exciting spec level - even if being forced to do it for cbu compulsions.
Completely agree with you. If they're going to launch an absurdly priced car (due to the tax), might as well make it exciting by giving it a powerful engine.

Fiat made the same mistake with the 500. I would be embarassed if my 15 lakh Fiat 500 with a 1.3L diesel engine got shown a clean pair of heels by a 4.5 lakh Maruti Swift when accelerating from a traffic light.
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Was supposed to be launched today - any update?
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Well, its priced at 21 lakh ex-showroom Delhi.
That a way tooooooooooooooooo much
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